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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this website contains images, voices and names of deceased persons.

Request Collection access

If your request is not related to accessing or using the AIATSIS Collection, please use our contact form to help us direct your enquiry.

Browse our frequently asked questions that cover a range of our programs, projects and services.

Please select the type of request you wish to make
Do you identify as an Aboriginal and / or Torres Strait Islander person
Purpose of use

Number of hours or days

Bookings must be two weeks in advance.

Purpose of visit

We encourage you to search our collection catalogue Mura, and upload as an attachment below:

  • a list you have created using Mura, or
  • the web address (URL) of the catalogue record for each item, or
  • the full text of the catalogue records for each item, copy-pasted from Mura

Please also tell us the names of the particular people, languages, places or subjects you are interested in.

Unlimited number of files can be uploaded to this field.
5 MB limit.
Allowed types: gif, jpg, jpeg, png, txt, rtf, pdf, doc, docx, ppt, pptx, xls, xlsx.

The information you are asked to provide to AIATSIS is personal information and is protected by the Privacy Act 1988. AIATSIS will not disclose this information to other parties other than in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988 and handle your personal information in accordance with our privacy policy.